Stories by Steven Wine

Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016

Family, friends say goodbye to Fernandez

MIAMI - Despite all his accomplishments, Jose Fernandez never pitched a complete game, and on Thursday he was carried out of church in a casket with too much unfinished business left to do.
By Steven Wine

Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016

Marlins pay tribute to Fernandez in first game since his death

MIAMI - In tribute to Jose Fernandez, left-handed hitter Dee Gordon stepped to the plate as a righty to lead off the first inning of Monday's mournful game.
By Steven Wine

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Marlins end Braves streak

MIAMI - Adam Conley walked off the mound for the final time in the eighth inning Wednesday with a string of zeroes behind him.
By Steven Wine

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Bonds trying to help struggling Stanton

MIAMI - Barry Bonds stood in the batting cage holding a bat as he held court. His audience: slumping slugger Giancarlo Stanton.
By Steven Wine

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Rookie's RBI in 10th helps Braves beat Marlins for sweep

MIAMI - With his next scheduled start two days away, Atlanta right-hander Matt Wisler began playing catch in the bullpen in the ninth inning Sunday as his team attempted to close out a series sweep.
By Steven Wine

Saturday, April 16, 2016

Veteran carries Braves past Marlins

MIAMI - Nick Markakis drove in three runs with three hits and the Atlanta Braves won for the second consecutive night after losing their first nine games, beating Miami 6-4 on Saturday.
By Steven Wine

Friday, April 15, 2016

Braves rally for first win of season

MIAMI - Adonis Garcia drove in three runs in the final three innings and the Atlanta Braves rallied for their first victory of the year after nine consecutive losses, beating the Miami Marlins 6-3 ...
By Steven Wine

Sunday, March 27, 2016

Djokovic shakes off spill and beats Sousa at Miami Open

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. - Novak Djokovic took a nasty spill during a tight first set but then pulled away and beat Joao Sousa 6-4, 6-1 Sunday in the third round at the Miami Open.
By Steven Wine

Friday, Sept. 25, 2015

Marlins fend off Braves' rally

MIAMI - Jose Fernandez became the first pitcher in the modern era to win his first 17 career home decisions, overcoming a rough start Friday to help the Miami Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves 12-11.
By Steven Wine

Saturday, Aug 29, 2015

Falcons' offense sputters in preseason loss

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. - After cruising through the first two weeks of the preseason, Atlanta's first-team offense sputtered Saturday night.
By Steven Wine

Monday, July 27, 2015

Marlins' stadium has proven a challenge for power hitters

Marlins Park's colorful home-run sculpture doesn't get much use because Marlins Park is the toughest place in the majors to hit a homer.
By Steven Wine

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Stanton out 4-6 weeks with broken left hand

MIAMI - For the second year in a row, Giancarlo Stanton's chances of winning the major league home run title have been hurt by an injury.
By Steven Wine

Monday, May 18, 2015

Miami names its GM as new manager

Miami Marlins general manager Dan Jennings has been chosen the team's new manager, a person familiar with the situation said Monday.
By Steven Wine

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Miller flirts with a no-hitter as Braves sweep Marlins

MIAMI — Shelby Miller’s no-hit bid ended with two outs in the ninth inning Sunday when Justin Bour singled sharply up the middle, and the Atlanta Braves right-hander settled for a two-hitter to ...
By Steven Wine

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Rookie's slam powers Atlanta

MIAMI - Rookie Jace Peterson hit a grand slam as the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 5-3 on Saturday.
By Steven Wine

Friday, May 15, 2015

Atlanta's Cunningham has memorable first start

MIAMI - Todd Cunningham had three hits in his first big league start, including a tiebreaking single in the eighth inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 5-3 on Friday night.
By Steven Wine

Monday, April 27, 2015

Marlins cut ties with Jarrod Saltalamacchia

MIAMI - The Miami Marlins' free agent deal with catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia will be remembered as a bust after he was designated for assignment.
By Steven Wine

Saturday, April 11, 2015

Gordon's dunk is hit with teammates

MIAMI - The Miami Marlins celebrated their first victory of the season with a grand slam.
By Steven Wine

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Braves complete season-opening sweep

MIAMI - A.J. Pierzynski hit a two-run homer and five pitchers combined on a six-hitter Wednesday to help the Atlanta Braves complete a three-game sweep by beating the Miami Marlins 2-0.
By Steven Wine

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Braves rout Marlins

MIAMI - The Atlanta Braves scored seven runs in the first inning off Mat Latos and beat the Miami Marlins for the second day in a row to start the season, 12-2 on Tuesday night.
By Steven Wine
Search Augusta jobs
Top headlines
As son was dying in hot car, man sent teen sex texts
BRUNSWICK, Ga. - A Georgia man swapped sexual text messages with a teenage girl while his toddler son sat forgotten and dying in the back seat of the father's sweltering SUV, his young texting ...